All posts by Garrett Randall

Forensic Scientist Identifies Suspicious ‘Back Doors’ Running on Every iOS Device (ZD Net)

Forensic scientist and author Jonathan Zdziarski — better known as the hacker "NerveGas" in the iPhone development community — worked as dev-team member on many of the early iO... More

Civolution Set for IBC (CDSA)

By Garrett Randall Civolution is set to share its latest Automatic Content Recognition (ACR) and content protection solutions Sept. 11-16 at the International Broadcasting Convent... More

Cybersecurity Startups to Bank $788 Million (CNN Money)

Venture capital firms are expected to funnel $788 million into early-stage cybersecurity startups this year. That's a 74% increase from last year's $452 million, according to Priv... More

How Russian Hackers Stole the Nasdaq (Business Week)

In October 2010, a Federal Bureau of Investigation system monitoring U.S. Internet traffic picked up an alert. The signal was coming from Nasdaq (NDAQ). It looked like malware had ... More

Google Creates Anti-Hacker Team (CDSA)

By Garrett Randall Beating cyber security threats requires people who know how cyber criminals work. That appears to be the thrust behind Google’s “Project Zero,” a new, fu... More

Following IPO Bid, China Streaming Site, MPAA Reach Terms (CDSA)

By Garrett Randall Just over a week after applying for a second IPO here in the U.S., China’s Xunlei video and music peer-to-peer site has agreed to a content protection agreem... More